“The Army Times reports that the 3rd Infantry’s 1st Brigade Combat Team is returning from Iraq to defend the Homeland, as ‘an on-call federal response force for natural or manmade emergencies and disasters, including terrorist attacks.'”
See Posse Comitatus Act of 1878 forbids this, unless by an Act of Congress.
The militarization of civilian police and civil defense activities is an extremely serious warning signal of dictatorship coming to America, along with the federalization of the National Guard.
With such pieces in place, a government transformation to dictatorship could happen at any time and happen very swiftly.
Civilians now have an incentive to ramp up their own weaponry and their own resistance skills to counter this kind of threat.
In addition, this sort of move encourages capital flight from the U.S. as well as the flight of people.7:10 am on October 1, 2008 Email Michael S. Rozeff